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The Traditional economy of the Aborigines of the Murray Valley

Label
The Traditional economy of the Aborigines of the Murray Valley
Title
The Traditional economy of the Aborigines of the Murray Valley
Creator
Subject
Summary
Ecology of area - climate, topography, water, vegitation, fauna; types of food, preparation and cooking; lunting, fishing methods; food taboos social and totemic restrictions; increase ceremonies; oven mounds described; material culture; implements used to procure food - spears, nets, canoes, weirs, digging sticks, wicker frames, stone axes, snares, clubs, boomerangs and muduks; Implements used to carry, hold and prepare food net bags, skin bags, baskets, vessels, pounding stones, tongs, firesticks; clothing and huts; division of labour; manufacture of implements; trade; population density and distribution, movements of people, paths, major meeting places; comparison of Murray Valley economy with those of Adelaide, Narran R., Qld., Victorian western district, Coopers Creek and Lake Eyre areas; bibliography of approximately 150 items
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Bickford, Anne
Date time place
1966
Series statement
B.A. Hons. Thesis, University of Sydney
Label
The Traditional economy of the Aborigines of the Murray Valley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Typescript; maps(pt.fold); pls
Control code
M0033374
Extent
198p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Open copying & quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0056866
Label
The Traditional economy of the Aborigines of the Murray Valley
Publication
Note
Typescript; maps(pt.fold); pls
Control code
M0033374
Extent
198p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Open copying & quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0056866

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